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Take Five and youth orchestras from around the world

As part of Radio 3's celebration of youth and music - Take Five - Elizabeth Alker introduces concerts by youth orchestras from around the world. Today, music from South America.

As part of Radio 3's celebration of youth and music - Take Five - Elizabeth Alker introduces concerts by youth orchestras from around the world. Today's music includes pieces inspired by South America.

Robert Schumann: Overture to Genoveva, Op 81
Robert Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 54
George Gershwin: Cuban Overture
Silvestre Revueltas: Sensemaya
Mozart Camargo Guarnieri: Abertura Festiva
Alberto Ginastera: Estancia - ballet suite

Youth Orchestra of Bahia
Ronaldo Rolim (piano)
Ricardo Castro (conductor)

Today’s Take Five guest is the conductor and violinist Stephanie Childress who introduces the Orchestra Rheia, a new London-based group of highly talented musicians she’s founded.

The programme also features music by Leonard Bernstein.

24 days left to listen

2 hours, 31 minutes

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Genoveva: Overture

    Orchestra: Youth Orchestra of Bahia. Conductor: Ricardo Castro.
  • Robert Schumann

    Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 56

    Performer: Ronaldo Rolim. Orchestra: Youth Orchestra of Bahia.
  • Franz Liszt

    Sonnetto no. 47 del Petrarch

    Performer: Ronaldo Rolim.
  • George Gershwin

    Cuban Overture

    Orchestra: Youth Orchestra of Bahia. Conductor: Ricardo Castro.
  • Silvestre Revueltas

    Sensemaya

    Orchestra: Youth Orchestra of Bahia. Conductor: Ricardo Castro.
  • M. Camargo Guarnieri

    Abertura Festiva

    Orchestra: Youth Orchestra of Bahia. Conductor: Ricardo Castro.
  • Alberto Ginastera

    Estancia

    Orchestra: Youth Orchestra of Bahia. Conductor: Ricardo Castro.
  • Arturo Márquez

    Danzon no. 2

    Orchestra: Youth Orchestra of Bahia.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    West Side Story: Symphonic Dances

    Orchestra: Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Wayne Marshall.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Prelude, Fugue and Riffs

    Performer: Sabine Meyer. Orchestra: Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchestra.
  • Silvestre Revueltas

    La Noche de los Mayas: II. La Noche de las jaranas

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.

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